Our Blog

Dentist And Dental Assistant Examining Patient Teeth.

Dental Health in Patients with Disabilities

Caring for dental health in patients with disabilities requires a lot of attention. The conditions of these people often prevent them from maintaining proper hygiene. In addition to this, all diseases and treatments require special attention compared to patients who don’t have any disabilities.

Read More »
Converse Dentistry (converse, Tx) Senior Couple Smiling

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe for Elderly Patients?

Dental sedation is effective in calming panic attacks, curbing anxiety, and relaxing patients during treatment. While sedation is a tested, safe, and reliable option for all ages, our dentist in Converse Dr. Ferdkoff has heard patients ask about the safety of sedation with patients who are elderly. Bel How Do Seniors Benefit From Sedation? Because

Read More »
Converse Dentistry (converse, Tx) Father Playing With His Children While Wife Watches

Is Dental Sedation Safe for Children?

Dental sedation has been a very reliable method in improving the experiences of children who visit the dentist. Whether its to calm anxiety, prevent panic attacks, sedation offers many benefits in its application. Our dental staff is also experienced in administering and monitoring sedation in children so you can guarantee a professional and gentle experience

Read More »
Converse Dentistry (converse, Tx) Patient Under Sedative Care

Sedation Dentistry – Important Questions to Ask

Do you suffer from dental anxiety? Sedative treatments may be a great option for you in improving the experience at our dental office! We offer conscious oral sedation, IV sedation, nitrous oxide, and local anesthetic. Depending on your circumstances, we can also assist you in selecting the proper sedative option for you. It is quite

Read More »
Converse Dentistry (converse, Tx) Plastic Teeth & Toothbrush

What is Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing?

What is a Periodontal Scaling and Root Planing? A scaling and root planing is typically needed to clean your teeth if you have gum disease. Gum disease is the number one cause for tooth loss in the world. It affects almost half of all adults over the age of 30. The scaling and root planing,

Read More »
Converse Dentistry (converse, Tx) Dental Implant Illustration

How Long Does it Take to Heal from Dental Implants?

Dental implants have been utilized for years as a way to replace missing dentition in the mouth. Unlike other restorations, implants are anchored just to the bone, and don’t require surrounding teeth to be compromised or damaged. Most implants can last for decades without showing signs of damage or wear. This allows them to become

Read More »